Plankey Family History

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Plankey Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Plantier, a topographic name for someone who lived by a plantation, often of vines. Compare Pelkey.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Plank, Plante, Lake, Planty, Planer, Pankey, Plansky, Pandey, Yankey

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Plankey Family Origin

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Plankey Family Occupations

What did your Plankey ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Plankey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Laborer

    54%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Cigar Dealer

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Cigar Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plankey. A less common occupation for the Plankey family was Day Laborer. The most common Plankey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 54% of Plankey's were Laborers.

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Plankey Historical Records

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Plankey Life Expectancy

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Famous Plankey Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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